Family Erebidae

Subfamily:

Litoprosopus coachella Palm Flower Moth
Mycterophora longipalpata Long-palped Mycterophora Moth

Subfamily: Arctiinae (Tiger and Lichen Moths)

Apantesis nais Nais Tiger Moth
Apantesis phalerata Harnessed Moth
Apantesis vittata Banded Tiger Moth
Arachnis picta Painted Tiger Moth
Arctia caja Garden Tiger Moth or Great Tiger Moth
Calidota laqueata Streaked Calidota
Cisseps fulvicollis Yellow-collared Scape Moth
Cisthene kentuckiensis Kentucky Lichen Moth
Cisthene packardii Packard's Lichen Moth
Cisthene plumbea Lead-Colored Lichen Moth
Cisthene striata Striated Lichen Moth
Cisthene subjecta Subject Lichen Moth
Cisthene tenuifascia Thin-Banded Lichen Moth
Clemensia albata Little White Lichen Moth
Comachara cadburyi Cadbury's Lichen Moth
Composia fidelissima Faithful Beauty
Cosmosoma myrodora Scarlet-Bodied Wasp Moth
Crambidia casta Pearly-Winged Lichen Moth
Crambidia cephalica Yellow-headed Lichen Moth
Crambidia lithosioides Dark Gray Lichen Moth
Crambidia pallida Pale Lichen Moth
Crambidia pura Pure Lichen Moth
Crambidia uniformis Uniform Lichen Moth
Ctenucha brunnea Brown Ctenucha
Ctenucha rubroscapus Red-Shouldered Ctenucha
Ctenucha virginica Virginia Ctenucha
Cycnia inopinatus Unexpected Cycnia
Cycnia oregonensis Oregon Cycnia
Cycnia tenera Delicate Cycnia or Dogbane Tiger Moth
Dahana atripennis Black-Winged Dahana
Didasys belae Double-Tufted Wasp Moth
Eilema bicolor Bicolored Moth
Empyreuma pugione Spotted Oleander Caterpillar Moth
Estigmene acrea Salt Marsh Moth or Acrea Moth
Euchaetes egle Milkweed Tussock Moth or Milkweed Tiger Moth
Euerythra phasma Red-tailed Specter
Euerythra trimaculata Three-spotted Specter
Eupseudosoma involutum Snowy Eupseudosoma
Eurata vulcanus Vulcan Tiger Moth
Grammia anna Anna Tiger Moth
Grammia arge Arge Tiger Moth
Grammia doris Doris Tiger Moth
Grammia figurata Figured Tiger Moth
Grammia oithona Oithona Tiger Moth
Grammia ornata Ornate Tiger Moth
Grammia parthenice Parthenice Tiger Moth
Grammia phyllira Phyllira Tiger Moth
Grammia placentia Placentia Tiger Moth
Grammia virgo Virgin Tiger Moth
Grammia virguncula Little Tiger Moth
Halysidota harrisii Sycamore Tussock Moth
Halysidota tessellaris Banded Tussock Moth or Pale Tiger Moth
Haploa clymene Clymene Moth
Haploa colona Colona Moth
Haploa confusa Confused Haploa
Haploa contigua The Neighbor
Haploa lecontei Leconte's Haploa
Haploa reversa Reversed Haploa
Hemihyalea edwardsii Edwards' Glassywing
Horama panthalon Texas Wasp Moth
Hypercompe scribonia Great Leopard Moth
Hyphantria cunea Fall Webworm Moth
Hypoprepia fucosa Painted Lichen Moth
Hypoprepia miniata Scarlet-winged Lichen Moth
Leucanopsis longa Long-Streaked Tussock Moth
Lophocampa argentata Silver-Spotted Tiger Moth
Lophocampa caryae Hickory Tussock Moth or Hickory Tiger Moth
Lophocampa maculata Spotted Tussock Moth or Yellow-Spotted Tiger Moth
Lycomorpha pholus Black-and-yellow Lichen Moth
Lymire edwardsii Edwards' Wasp Moth
Nelphe carolina Florida Eucereon
Notarctia proxima Mexican Tiger Moth
Pagara simplex Mouse-Colored Lichen Moth
Pareuchaetes insulata Yellow-Winged Pareuchaetes
Phoenicoprocta lydia Lydia Tiger Moth
Phragmatobia assimilans Large Ruby Tiger Moth
Phragmatobia fuliginosa Ruby Tiger Moth
Phragmatobia lineata Lined Ruby Tiger Moth
Platarctia parthenos St. Lawrence Tiger Moth
Platyprepia virginalis Ranchman's Tiger Moth
Pseudocharis minima Lesser Wasp Moth
Pygarctia abdominalis Yellow-Edged Pygarctia
Pygarctia spraguei Sprague's Pygarctia
Pyrrharctia isabella Isabella Tiger Moth or Banded Woolybear
Seirarctia echo Echo Moth
Spilosoma congrua Agreeable Tiger Moth
Spilosoma dubia Dubious Tiger Moth
Spilosoma latipennis Pink-Legged Tiger Moth
Spilosoma vagans Wandering Tiger Moth
Spilosoma vestalis Vestal Tiger Moth
Spilosoma virginica Virginian Tiger Moth or Yellow Woolybear Moth
Syntomeida epilais Polka-Dot Wasp Moth
Syntomeida ipomoeae Yellow-Banded Wasp Moth
Tyria jacobaeae Cinnabar Moth
Utetheisa ornatrix Bella Moth
Virbia aurantiaca Orange Holomelina
Virbia ferruginosa Rusty Holomelina
Virbia immaculata Immaculate Holomelina
Virbia laeta Joyful Holomelina
Virbia lamae Bog Holomelina
Virbia opella Tawny Holomelina
Virbia ostenta Showy Holomelina
Virbia rubicundaria Ruddy Holomelina

Subfamily: Herminiinae (Litter Moths)

Bleptina caradrinalis Bent-winged Owlet Moth
Carteris oculatalis Dotted Carteris Moth
Chytolita morbidalis Morbid Owlet Moth
Chytolita petrealis Stone-winged Owlet Moth
Hypenula cacuminalis Long-horned Owlet
Idia aemula Common Idia Moth
Idia americalis American Idia Moth
Idia denticulalis Toothed Idia
Idia diminuendis Orange-spotted Idia
Idia lubricalis Glossy Black Idia Moth
Idia rotundalis Rotund Idia Moth
Idia scobialis Smoky Idia
Lascoria ambigualis Ambiguous Moth
Macrochilo absorptalis Slant-lined Owlet Moth
Macrochilo bivittata Two-striped Owlet
Macrochilo litophora Brown-lined Owlet Moth
Macrochilo louisiana Louisiana Macrochilo
Macrochilo orciferalis Bronzy Macrochilo Moth
Palthis angulalis Dark-spotted Palthis Moth
Palthis asopialis Faint-spotted Palthis Moth
Phalaenophana pyramusalis Dark-banded Owlet Moth
Phalaenostola eumelusalis Dark Phalaenostola Moth
Phalaenostola hanhami Hanham's Owlet Moth
Phalaenostola larentioides Black-banded Owlet Moth
Phalaenostola metonalis Pale Epidelta Moth
Redectis pygmaea Pygmy Redectis
Renia adspergillus Speckled Renia Moth
Renia discoloralis Discolored Renia Moth
Renia factiosalis Sociable Renia Moth
Renia flavipunctalis Yellow-spotted Renia Moth
Renia fraternalis Fraternal Renia Moth
Renia sobrialis Sober Renia Moth
Tetanolita floridana Florida Tetanolita Moth
Tetanolita mynesalis Smoky Tetanolita Moth
Zanclognatha cruralis Early Zanclognatha Moth
Zanclognatha laevigata Variable Zanclognatha Moth
Zanclognatha lituralis Lettered Zanclognatha
Zanclognatha lutalba Canadian Zanclognatha
Zanclognatha marcidilinea Yellowish Zanclognatha
Zanclognatha martha Pine Barrens Zanclognatha
Zanclognatha obscuripennis Dark Zanclognatha Moth
Zanclognatha ochreipennis Wavy-lined Zanclognatha Moth
Zanclognatha pedipilalis Grayish Zanclognatha Moth

Subfamily: Hypeninae (Hypenines)

Colobochyla interpuncta Yellow-lined Owlet
Hypena abalienalis White-Lined Bomolocha Moth
Hypena baltimoralis Baltimore Bomolocha Moth
Hypena bijugalis Dimorphic Bomolocha Moth
Hypena deceptalis Deceptive Bomolocha Moth
Hypena edictalis Large Bomolocha
Hypena humuli Hop Vine Moth
Hypena madefactalis Gray-edged Bomolocha Moth
Hypena manalis Flowing-line Bomolocha Moth
Hypena minualis Sooty Bomolocha Moth
Hypena palparia Mottled Bomolocha Moth
Hypena scabra Green Cloverworm Moth
Hypena sordidula Sordid Bomolocha Moth
Phytometra ernestinana Ernestine's Moth
Phytometra rhodarialis Pink-bordered Yellow Moth
Spargaloma sexpunctata Six-spotted Gray Moth

Subfamily: Hypenodinae (Hypenodine Moths)

Dyspyralis illocata Visitation Moth
Hypena eductalis Red-footed Bomolocha Moth
Hypenodes caducus Large Hypenodes Moth
Hypenodes fractilinea Broken Lined Hypenodes Moth
Parahypenodes quadralis Masked Parahypenodes
Schrankia macula Black-spotted Schrankia

Subfamily: Erebinae (Erebine Moths)

Alabama argillacea Cotton Moth
Allotria elonympha False Underwing
Anomis erosa Yellow Scallop Moth
Antiblemma rufinans Live Oak Antiblemma
Anticarsia gemmatalis Velvetbean Caterpillar Moth
Argyrostrotis anilis Short-Lined Chocolate
Argyrostrotis carolina Carolina Chocolate Moth
Argyrostrotis quadrifilaris Four-Lined Chocolate
Arugisa latiorella Watson's Arugisa
Arugisa lutea Common Arugisa
Ascalapha odorata Black Witch
Caenurgia chloropha Vetch Looper Moth
Caenurgina crassiuscula Clover Looper Moth
Caenurgina erechtea Forage Looper Moth
Calyptra canadensis Canadian Owlet
Catocala abbreviatella Abbreviated Underwing
Catocala agrippina Agrippina Underwing
Catocala aholibah Aholibah Underwing Moth
Catocala alabamae Alabama Underwing
Catocala amatrix Sweetheart Underwing
Catocala amestris Three-staffed Underwing
Catocala amica Girlfriend Underwing
Catocala andromedae Andromeda Underwing
Catocala angusi Angus's Underwing
Catocala antinympha Sweetfern Underwing
Catocala badia Bay Underwing or Badia Underwing
Catocala blandula Charming Underwing Moth
Catocala briseis Briseis Underwing
Catocala cara Darling Underwing
Catocala cerogama Yellow-Banded Underwing
Catocala clintoni Clinton's Underwing
Catocala coccinata Scarlet Underwing
Catocala concumbens Sleepy Underwing
Catocala connubialis Connubial Underwing
Catocala crataegi Hawthorn Underwing
Catocala dejecta Dejected Underwing
Catocala delilah Delilah Underwing
Catocala dulciola Sweet Underwing
Catocala epione Epione Underwing
Catocala flebilis Mourning Underwing
Catocala gracilis Graceful Underwing
Catocala grynea Woody Underwing
Catocala habilis Habilis Underwing
Catocala herodias Herodias Underwing
Catocala ilia Ilia Underwing
Catocala illecta Magdalen Underwing
Catocala innubens The Betrothed
Catocala insolabilis Inconsolable Underwing
Catocala jair Jair Underwing
Catocala judith Judith's Underwing
Catocala junctura Joined Underwing Moth
Catocala lacrymosa Tearful Underwing
Catocala lineella Girlfriend Underwing
Catocala luciana Luciana Underwing
Catocala maestosa Sad Underwing
Catocala marmorata Marbled Underwing
Catocala meskei Meske's Underwing
Catocala messalina Messalina Underwing
Catocala micronympha Little Nymph Underwing
Catocala minuta Little Underwing
Catocala mira Wonderful Underwing
Catocala muliercula The Little Wife Underwing
Catocala nebulosa Clouded Underwing
Catocala neogama The Bride
Catocala nuptialis Married Underwing
Catocala obscura Obscure Underwing
Catocala orba Orba Underwing Moth
Catocala palaeogama Oldwife Underwing
Catocala parta Mother Underwing
Catocala piatrix The Penitent Underwing
Catocala praeclara Praeclara Underwing
Catocala relicta White Underwing
Catocala residua Residua Underwing
Catocala retecta The Yellow-Gray Underwing
Catocala robinsoni Robinson's Underwing
Catocala sappho Sappho Underwing
Catocala semirelicta Semirelict Underwing
Catocala serena Serene Underwing
Catocala similis Similar Underwing
Catocala sordida Sordid Underwing
Catocala subnata Youthful Underwing Moth
Catocala titania Titan Underwing
Catocala ultronia Ultronia Underwing
Catocala umbrosa Umbrosa Underwing Moth
Catocala unijuga Once-married Underwing
Catocala vidua The Widow
Catocala whitneyi Whitney's Underwing
Celiptera frustulum Black Bit Moth
Cissusa spadix Black-Dotted Brown
Doryodes bistrialis Double-lined Doryodes
Doryodes spadaria Dull Doryodes
Drasteria grandirena Figure-seven Moth
Drasteria graphica Graphic Moth
Drasteria occulta Occult Drasteria
Dysgonia smithii Smith's Darkwing
Euclidia cuspidea Toothed Somberwing
Euparthenos nubilis Locust Underwing
Hemeroplanis scopulepes Variable Tropic
Hypsoropha monilis Large Necklace Moth
Isogona tenuis Thin-lined Owlet
Ledaea perditalis Lost Owlet Moth
Lesmone detrahens Detracted Owlet
Litoprosopus futilis Palmetto Borer Moth
Melipotis indomita Indomitable Melipotis
Melipotis januaris January Melipotis
Melipotis jucunda Merry Melipotis
Metalectra discalis Common Fungus Moth
Metalectra quadrisignata Four-spotted Fungus Moth
Metalectra richardsi Richard's Fungus Moth
Metalectra tantillus Black Fungus Moth
Metria amella Live Oak Metria Moth
Mocis disseverans Yellow Mocis
Mocis latipes Small Mocis
Mocis marcida Withered Mocis
Mocis texana Texas Mocis
Panopoda carneicosta Brown Panopoda
Panopoda repanda Orange Panopoda
Panopoda rufimargo Red-lined Panopoda
Parallelia bistriaris Maple Looper Moth
Phoberia atomaris Common Oak Moth
Phyprosopus callitrichoides Curve-lined Owlet
Ptichodis bistrigata Southern Ptichodis
Ptichodis herbarum Common Ptichodis
Ptichodis vinculum Black-tipped Ptichodis
Scolecocampa liburna Dead-wood Borer Moth
Spiloloma lunilinea Moon-Lined Moth
Tathorhynchus exsiccatus Alfalfa Looper Moth
Thysania zenobia Owl Moth
Zale aeruginosa Green-dusted Zale
Zale bethunei Bethune's Zale
Zale calycanthata Double-banded Zale
Zale galbanata Maple Zale
Zale helata Brown-spotted Zale
Zale horrida Horrid Zale
Zale lunata Lunate Zale
Zale lunifera Bold-based Zale
Zale metatoides Washed-out Zale
Zale minerea Colorful Zale
Zale obliqua Oblique Zale
Zale squamularis Gray-banded Zale
Zale undularis Black Zale
Zale unilineata One-lined Zale

Subfamily: Eublemminae (Eublemmines)

Eublemma minima Everlasting Bud Moth
Eublemma recta Straight-lined Seed Moth
Pangrapta decoralis Decorated Owlet

Subfamily: Rivulinae (Rivulines)

Oxycilla malaca Bent-lined Tan Moth
Rivula propinqualis Spotted Grass Moth

Subfamily: Scolecocampinae (Scolecocampine Moths)

Amolita obliqua Oblique Grass Moth
Dyspyralis puncticosta Spot-edged Dyspyralis Moth
Nigetia formosalis Thin-winged Owlet

Subfamily: Lymantriinae (Tussock Moths)

Dasychira basiflava Yellow-based Tussock Moth
Dasychira cinnamomea Cinnamon Tussock Moth
Dasychira dorsipennata Sharp-lined Tussock Moth
Dasychira manto Manto Tussock Moth
Dasychira meridionalis Southern Tussock Moth
Dasychira obliquata Streaked Tussock Moth
Dasychira plagiata Northern Pine Tussock Moth
Dasychira tephra Tephra Tussock Moth
Dasychira vagans Variable Tussock Moth
Euproctis chrysorrhoea Browntail Moth
Leucoma salicis (White) Satin Moth
Lymantria dispar Gypsy Moth
Orgyia antiqua Rusty Tussock Moth
Orgyia definita Definite Tussock Moth
Orgyia detrita Fir Tussock Moth
Orgyia leucostigma White-marked Tussock Moth
Orgyia pseudotsugata Douglas Fir Tussock Moth
Orgyia vetusta Western Tussock Moth

Subfamily: Phytometrinae (Phytometrine Moths)

Subfamily: Boletobiinae (Boletobiine Moths)

Subfamily: Scoliopteryginea (Scoliopterygine Moths)

Description

The Erebidae are members of the superfamily Noctuoidea. This family was formerly a subfamily of Noctuidae but it now includes several other former subfamilies of Noctuidae.